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Upper Street and Islington Green

On the way home, I took a few photos of Upper Street.

I always feel rather sorry for the chuggers as pretty much everyone avoids them.   36 more words


Dealing with Chuggers

Today – a Tube strike in London.  I decided to take the day off, have a duvet day.

  • Lie-in
  • Stroll round the locality
  • Do a bit of personal admin…
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Ex-pat Life

Street Fundraisers and Cold Callers ~ How Do You Feel About Them?

Is there a town, city or even village where street fundraisers are not in evidence? The other day I’d walked less than a couple of hundred yards and been accosted four times. 411 more words


Crack down on Chuggers - Tom Scott interview

Shine’s Fundraising and Communication Manager, Tom Scott (pictured) speaks about the issue of chuggers, after recent news reports regarding shoppers’ complaints about charity fundraising in Croydon town centre have sparked new measures to restrict their activities. 86 more words


The Rise of the Chuggers

The Rise of the Chuggers

The news that Olive Cook, someone who I hadn’t heard of before until 2 days ago, had killed herself is tragic in itself. 463 more words

Greenpeace collectors say they're not harassing people

Iona Pannet has a name as a bit of a Watermelon in Wellington council so its somewhat strange that she would comment as she did and imply Greenpeace collectors were harassing passers by in Wellington streets. 290 more words

NZ Politics

A Monday Moan: Not So Sweet Charity...

Moan One

I’m all for charity and people giving up their time to do fundraising for good causes etc. However, there are good ways and not so good ways for this to be carried out. 401 more words